A man in his 20s charged in connection with a firearm seizure in Co Leitrim will appear before the Special Criminal Court on Saturday.

A man in his 20s who was charged in connection with an investigation into the recovery of a firearm and suspected explosives will appear before the Sp(...)

The Midlands Prison in Portlaoise: one of Ireland’s most modern prisons, it  houses a number of killers who, while not convicted of any sex offences, had a sexual dimension to their crimes.   Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

After being given a life sentence at the Criminal Courts of Justice, Graham Dwyer was taken by van to Mountjoy Prison in Dublin’s north inner city. A(...)

Graham Dwyer looked down and seemed to wince as the court was told Elaine was ‘emotionally immature and very trusting of anyone who showed her kindness’. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times 0:45

“We can hear her voice in the texts, just wanting to be loved.” The line in Frank O’Hara’s victim impact statement, relating to the texts exchanged be(...)

Jason Lee, a former Goldman Sachs banker accused of raping an Irish student at a beach house on Long Island in New York goes on trial on Wednesday

A former Goldman Sachs banker accused of raping an Irish student at a beach house on Long Island in New York goes on trial today.Jason Lee (38) has be(...)

French president Francois Hollande delivers a speech during the 30th annual diner held by the French Jewish Institutions Representative Council on February 23rd, 2015. Photograph: Etienne Laurent/AFP/Getty Images

French President Francois Hollande urged internet companies like Google and Facebook on Monday to fight hate speech online.He made the comments during(...)

The Special Criminal Court on Tuesday fixed a date in January 2017 for the retrial of three men accused of the murder of dissident republican Peter Butterly

The Special Criminal Court on Tuesday fixed a date in January 2017 for the retrial of three men accused of the murder of dissident republican Peter Bu(...)

 Ms Justice Deirdre Murphy said the court had come to its decision “with huge regret due to the time and expense involved in the trial”.

The 55-day-long trial of three men charged with murdering dissident republican Peter Butterly has collapsed at the Special Criminal Court, after a fai(...)

Childcare worker Elaine O’Hara (36), from Killiney, in Dublin, was last seen at about 6.15pm on August 22nd, 2012, near Shanganagh cemetery in south Dublin. Photograph: PA

Deputy State pathologist Michael Curtis has begun giving evidence on the second day of the murder trial of Graham Dwyer at the Criminal Courts of Just(...)

Khalid Hamdy  had sued the Minister for Justice and the Garda Commissioner for false imprisonment.  Photograph:  David Sleator/The Irish Times

A Dublin security guard has been awarded €15,000 for what has been described by a judge as a person’s worst nightmare after having been “cuffed, arres(...)

A water meter installed in West Dublin. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins, Dublin.

Contempt of court applications over alleged breaches of orders prohibiting interference with water meter installers will be heard in the High Court ne(...)